A responsible adult must be present to accompany the inspector and provide access. This can be the buyer; seller; or agent for either; tenant; or any other person over the age of 18 with a legal right to be there. The inspection usually takes 20 – 30 minutes for most properties; but please allow 45 … Continued
FAQ Topic: RBR FAQ's
Our goal is to provide the completed report within 3 business days after the inspection.
On the average, you will be contacted within 7 business days, and the inspection will usually be performed within 10 business days from the time we are able to schedule the appointment.
All resale reports are effective for 6 months, and may be extended for an additional 3 months upon written request by an authorized representative. Thereafter, a new inspection and report will be required.
A resale report must be requested and completed prior to the close of escrow. It is important that you obtain a resale report as early in the sale process as possible so that a completed report will be available to you in a timely manner. This will also allow sufficient time to resolve any identified … Continued
All the Cities and Towns in Marin County have ordinances requiring resale reports. However, the unincorporated areas of Marin County do not require resale reports.
The applicant will need to apply and pay a fee. This may be done at City Hall 8:30-4:00 M-Th; 8:30-12:30 on Friday, or by filling out an online application and mailing it in with a check; or applying online if paying by credit card. Our staff will research all Building Permits, Planning files, and Code Enforcement records that … Continued
Residential Resale Reports are required when any residential property changes ownership. This includes Single Family Homes, Duplexes, Apartment Buildings and Townhouses/Condominiums. There are a few exceptions, such as the first sale of a new home and the sale of mobile homes.
A Residential Resale Report is a building permit records check and physical inspection of any residential units (SFD, Duplex, Townhouse/Condo, Apartment complexes) which are sold in San Rafael. All building permits, planning actions, and construction-related code enforcement actions are listed on the report. Any permits which are not complete or have expired are identified; these … Continued